The trial against social media influencer Adedamola Adewale popularly called Adeherself has begun as EFCC presents its first witness to testify.

EFCC on Wednesday presented a Compliance Officer with Guaranty Trust Bank Plc as its first prosecution witness, against the influencer.

Adeherself was re-arraigned for alleged internet fraud before Justice Sherifat Solebo of the Lagos State High Court sitting in Ikeja.

“Adewale, 20, is being prosecuted on a three-count charge bordering on conspiracy to obtain by false pretense, attempt to obtain by false pretense, and retention of proceeds of criminal conduct,” EFCC statement

EFCC, however, said that Adewale was charged to court based on evidence linking her to cybercrime was found with her. She was set-free on 24th July after meeting her bail terms.

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